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Oenothera spachiana

Oenothera spachiana Torr. & A. Gray

Spach's Evening-primrose

Onagraceae (Evening-Primrose Family)


Oenothera spachiana (Spach's evening-primrose) #37055

Image Information

Photographer: Fannon, Carolyn
City: Houston
County: Harris
State: TX
Location Notes: North of Clay Road, under construction, across from Bear Creek Park.
Accession date: 2014-01-31
Filename: CF_IMG0672.JPG
Slide Index: 040503-17.JPG
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Slide Library
Original Format: 35mm
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Whole flowering plant in association with rare Prairie Dawn (Hymenoxys texana) habitat growing around the perimeter of a sand barren. An adult male syrphid fly (Toxomerus marginatus) balances on the style while reaching pollen from the anthers.
Date Taken: 2003-04-05
NPIN Image Id: 37055

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
Date: 2013-12-05

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